At center, a student looks through a telescope while at left, another looks at the sun using solar eclipse glasses during a solar eclipse.


Donate to Astronomy online

If you would like to make a tax-deductible donation to the Department of Astronomy, please complete the online gift form hosted on an SSL-secured server at the University of Wisconsin Foundation. Visa, Mastercard, and American Express are accepted. The form will automatically designate your donation to go to Astronomy (specifically, the Department of Astronomy fund), and you will receive an acknowledgement by mail.

Thank you for your donation!

Donate to Astronomy by mail

If you would prefer to make a tax-deductible donation by standard mail, please print and fill out the UW Foundation’s mail-in gift form. The Department of Astronomy is already designated as the recipient of your donation. You can then mail the form and your check to the UW Foundation at the address provided below (this is also provided on the form).

University of Wisconsin Foundation
U.S. Bank Lockbox
P.O. Box 78807
Milwaukee, WI 53278-0807